2014 Duke/Gregson Curb Extensions (ST-272)​

Project Manager
Clint Blackburn, EI
Phone: 919-560-4326, ext. 30245

This project has been accepted into the Small Local Business Enterprise Program. Only certified SLBEs will be considered for this project.

Project Description
This is a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) from qualified firms (Engineers) to provide engineering design services for the Duke/Gregson Curb Extension project in Durham at approximately 16 locations along Duke and Gregson streets. Curb extensions will be designed to aid pedestrians in crossing the street by shortening the walk length. The curb extensions will extend into the existing street creating a safe zone for the pedestrian. This project is located within NCDOT right of way. This design is to include construction plans, environmental assessment, required permits, and bid documents for this roadway project. This firm shall demonstrate previous experience in the design of similar roadway projects.

Project Schedule
  • Advertisement - Monday, March 21, 2014
  • Pre-Submittal Meeting - Wednesday, April 8, 2014
  • Submittals Due - Wednesday, April 23, 2014
  • Anticipated Notice to Proceed - September, 2014
Project Status
The selection committee reviewed the submittals and has chosen Stewart as their top choice. The City of Durham is in contract negotiations with Stewart.